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Collect: Lavender EDTA OR Serum Separator Tube (SST) - 1 ml plasma or serum.
Specimen Preparation: Separate serum within one hour of draw time and refrigerate. Can be drawn in a gel barrier tube but needs to be separated within one hour from time drawn.
Transfer plasma or serum to a Standard Transport Tube.
Storage/Transport Temperature: Refrigerated.
Stability : Room Temperature: 4 days; Refrigerated: 10 days, Frozen 29 days
Note: This test is approved for NY .
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